Landscape Coordinator

Virginia Tech   Blacksburg, VA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
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Posted on June 30, 2021

Job Description

Will support the Virginia Tech Athletics Department with the maintenance of Lawns, Landscape Material, and Landscape Bed Maintenance in and around Virginia Tech Athletics Facilities. This position will report directly to the Associate Director of Fields.

Required Qualifications

Knowledge of general mechanical maintenance of mowers, tractors, and other landscaping equipment.
Previous supervisory experience.
Must be available to work overtime hours which are required during sports seasons.
Must be able to work in all kinds of weather conditions.
Must have or be able to obtain a pesticide license.

Preferred Qualifications

Degree in an accredited turf program and/or related experience.
Knowledge of NCAA and conference regulations pertaining to playing fields.
Previous experience working with Division I collegiate athletics grounds unit.

Pay Band

4

Appointment Type

Regular

Salary Information

Commensurate with experience.

Review Date

7/11/21

Additional Information

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Stuart Cochran at stuart@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.